The first table below looks at the demand for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South East region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 25 25 23
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 584 498 548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 6.37% 5.88% 5.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.76% 8.38% 8.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 311 302
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +0.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 8
Average hourly rate £26.98 £30.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.55% +27.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -4.61%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6664 5946 6806
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.64% 70.23% 68.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3661 3169 3242
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 247 260 316
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.90 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in the South East

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region.

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

PRINCE2
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +19 176 £400 +7.74% 31
Buckinghamshire +13 107 £400 +9.58% 17
Hampshire -19 95 £438 +6.70% 23
Surrey -1 78 £425 +13.33% 21
Oxfordshire -11 31 £366 -7.27% 5
West Sussex -12 29 £310 -11.42% 13
Middlesex +6 20 £484 -12.00% 2
East Sussex +5 19 £363 -9.37% 2
Kent +2 15 £375 +11.11% 4
Sussex +3 6 £400 -
M4 Corridor - - - -
Thames Valley - - - -
Home Counties - - - - 1
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2.

1 628 (54.90%) Project Management
2 364 (31.82%) Finance
3 244 (21.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 227 (19.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 222 (19.41%) MS Project
6 215 (18.79%) ITIL
7 192 (16.78%) PMI Certification
8 180 (15.73%) MS Excel
9 179 (15.65%) Microsoft
10 165 (14.42%) Telecoms
11 138 (12.06%) PMP
12 130 (11.36%) Security Cleared
13 117 (10.23%) SharePoint
14 116 (10.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 109 (9.53%) PRINCE
16 101 (8.83%) Oracle
16 101 (8.83%) Programme Management
17 100 (8.74%) Project Planning
18 99 (8.65%) Degree
19 98 (8.57%) MS Office
20 97 (8.48%) SC Cleared
21 94 (8.22%) Change Management
22 83 (7.26%) Migration
23 82 (7.17%) Windows
24 80 (6.99%) Retail
25 79 (6.91%) Scrum
25 79 (6.91%) Risk Management
26 68 (5.94%) SAP
27 66 (5.77%) Agile Software Development
28 63 (5.51%) CRM

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 117 (10.23%) SharePoint
2 10 (0.87%) MS Exchange
2 10 (0.87%) Lync
3 9 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
3 9 (0.79%) MS Project Server
4 8 (0.70%) Apache
4 8 (0.70%) WebSphere
5 5 (0.44%) Tomcat
6 4 (0.35%) WebLogic
6 4 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (0.35%) GlassFish
6 4 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.17%) CMS
8 2 (0.17%) SAS
8 2 (0.17%) Drupal
8 2 (0.17%) IIS
9 1 (0.087%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 222 (19.41%) MS Project
2 180 (15.73%) MS Excel
3 98 (8.57%) MS Office
4 52 (4.55%) MS Visio
4 52 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.35%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.087%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 13 (1.14%) Oracle Applications
2 11 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (0.44%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.26%) SAP SD
6 3 (0.26%) SAP IS-U
6 3 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.26%) SAP Retail
7 2 (0.17%) Demantra
7 2 (0.17%) SAP GRC
7 2 (0.17%) SAP CRM
7 2 (0.17%) Oracle HRMS
8 1 (0.087%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.087%) assyst
8 1 (0.087%) CA Clarity
8 1 (0.087%) SAP SRM
8 1 (0.087%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.087%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.61%) Office 365
2 5 (0.44%) SaaS
3 3 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.17%) IaaS
4 2 (0.17%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (0.17%) IBM Blueworks
5 1 (0.087%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 29 (2.53%) WAN
2 27 (2.36%) LAN
3 19 (1.66%) Internet
4 18 (1.57%) SAN
4 18 (1.57%) Firewall
5 17 (1.49%) VoIP
6 15 (1.31%) Wi-Fi
7 14 (1.22%) MPLS
8 11 (0.96%) Intranet
8 11 (0.96%) 4G
9 10 (0.87%) Ethernet
10 9 (0.79%) 3G
10 9 (0.79%) Wireless
11 8 (0.70%) UMTS
12 7 (0.61%) Network Security
13 6 (0.52%) GPRS
13 6 (0.52%) Broadband
14 5 (0.44%) LDAP
14 5 (0.44%) ATM
14 5 (0.44%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
2 25 (2.19%) SQL Server
3 14 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
4 12 (1.05%) Oracle Database
5 8 (0.70%) Data Mining
6 7 (0.61%) QlikView
7 6 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (0.44%) Spotfire
9 4 (0.35%) DataStage
9 4 (0.35%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (0.35%) MS Access
9 4 (0.35%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (0.26%) SAP BW
10 3 (0.26%) EDRMS
11 2 (0.17%) MySQL
11 2 (0.17%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (0.17%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.17%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (0.61%) StarTeam
2 3 (0.26%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (0.17%) LoadRunner
3 2 (0.17%) Introscope
3 2 (0.17%) Toad
3 2 (0.17%) Rational Performance Tester
3 2 (0.17%) JProfiler
4 1 (0.087%) Ant
4 1 (0.087%) JIRA
4 1 (0.087%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.087%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.087%) CruiseControl
General
1 364 (31.82%) Finance
2 165 (14.42%) Telecoms
3 80 (6.99%) Retail
4 39 (3.41%) Banking
4 39 (3.41%) Marketing
5 30 (2.62%) Manufacturing
6 21 (1.84%) Automotive
7 20 (1.75%) Spanish Language
8 16 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
9 15 (1.31%) Publishing
10 14 (1.22%) Legal
11 12 (1.05%) Financial Institution
11 12 (1.05%) Electronics
12 11 (0.96%) Advertising
13 10 (0.87%) Local Government
14 9 (0.79%) Back Office
15 6 (0.52%) German Language
16 5 (0.44%) French Language
16 5 (0.44%) Military
16 5 (0.44%) Billing
Job Titles
1 621 (54.28%) Project Manager
2 135 (11.80%) Analyst
3 73 (6.38%) Programme Manager
4 57 (4.98%) IT Project Manager
5 54 (4.72%) Infrastructure Manager
6 53 (4.63%) Business Analyst
7 52 (4.55%) Senior Manager
8 50 (4.37%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 48 (4.20%) Senior Project Manager
10 46 (4.02%) Technical Manager
11 41 (3.58%) Technical Project Manager
12 38 (3.32%) Coordinator
13 36 (3.15%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
14 35 (3.06%) PMO Analyst
15 25 (2.19%) Project Coordinator
15 25 (2.19%) Delivery Manager
16 24 (2.10%) Architect
17 22 (1.92%) Administrator
18 21 (1.84%) Change Manager
18 21 (1.84%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (3.41%) .NET
2 19 (1.66%) ASP.NET
3 13 (1.14%) Middleware
3 13 (1.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (0.70%) Oracle Fusion
5 6 (0.52%) HTML
5 6 (0.52%) Web Services
6 4 (0.35%) COM
6 4 (0.35%) SAML
7 3 (0.26%) J2EE
8 2 (0.17%) XML
8 2 (0.17%) ODBC
8 2 (0.17%) EDI
8 2 (0.17%) JDBC
8 2 (0.17%) JSF
8 2 (0.17%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.087%) jQuery
9 1 (0.087%) WebCenter
9 1 (0.087%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 1 (0.087%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 63 (5.51%) PMI
2 46 (4.02%) Management Information System
3 22 (1.92%) NHS
4 16 (1.40%) FMCG
5 14 (1.22%) Smart Meter
6 13 (1.14%) N-Tier
7 12 (1.05%) DTV
7 12 (1.05%) Replication
8 11 (0.96%) CMDB
9 9 (0.79%) EPoS
10 8 (0.70%) Open Source
10 8 (0.70%) Mobile App
11 7 (0.61%) Video Conferencing
11 7 (0.61%) Data Extraction
12 6 (0.52%) Visualisation
12 6 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (0.44%) CCTV
13 5 (0.44%) Statistics
14 4 (0.35%) Social Network
14 4 (0.35%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 82 (7.17%) Windows
2 28 (2.45%) UNIX
3 22 (1.92%) Linux
3 22 (1.92%) Windows 7
4 11 (0.96%) Windows XP
5 9 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (0.44%) AIX
8 3 (0.26%) Solaris
8 3 (0.26%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.17%) Windows 2000
9 2 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.17%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.087%) HPUX
10 1 (0.087%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 628 (54.90%) Project Management
2 244 (21.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 215 (18.79%) ITIL
4 109 (9.53%) PRINCE
5 101 (8.83%) Programme Management
6 100 (8.74%) Project Planning
7 94 (8.22%) Change Management
8 83 (7.26%) Migration
9 79 (6.91%) Scrum
9 79 (6.91%) Risk Management
10 66 (5.77%) Agile Software Development
11 63 (5.51%) CRM
12 61 (5.33%) Service Management
13 55 (4.81%) Waterfall
14 48 (4.20%) Supplier Management
15 44 (3.85%) Business Analysis
15 44 (3.85%) Service Delivery
15 44 (3.85%) Time Management
15 44 (3.85%) Change Control
16 42 (3.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 60 (5.24%) SQL
2 33 (2.88%) Java
3 30 (2.62%) C
4 26 (2.27%) C#
5 15 (1.31%) PHP
6 14 (1.22%) VB
7 13 (1.14%) PL/SQL
8 4 (0.35%) Perl
9 2 (0.17%) C++
9 2 (0.17%) VBA
9 2 (0.17%) REXX
9 2 (0.17%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.087%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.087%) R
10 1 (0.087%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 227 (19.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 192 (16.78%) PMI Certification
3 138 (12.06%) PMP
4 130 (11.36%) Security Cleared
5 116 (10.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 99 (8.65%) Degree
7 97 (8.48%) SC Cleared
8 50 (4.37%) ITIL Certification
9 47 (4.11%) ISEB
10 41 (3.58%) DV Cleared
11 31 (2.71%) APMP
12 9 (0.79%) ISTQB
13 8 (0.70%) HND
13 8 (0.70%) CISSP
14 7 (0.61%) CISM
14 7 (0.61%) HNC
14 7 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 7 (0.61%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 6 (0.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 6 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (2.36%) QA
2 24 (2.10%) ISO 9001
3 15 (1.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 13 (1.14%) SLA
5 9 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (0.70%) P3O
7 7 (0.61%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.26%) Solvency II
8 3 (0.26%) JSP 440
9 2 (0.17%) COBIT
9 2 (0.17%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.087%) GxP
10 1 (0.087%) Data Quality
System Software
1 23 (2.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (1.75%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.52%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (0.35%) Shibboleth
6 3 (0.26%) VMware Server
6 3 (0.26%) XenApp
6 3 (0.26%) vSphere
7 1 (0.087%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 9 (0.79%) SCCM
2 8 (0.70%) HP UCMDB
3 7 (0.61%) WMI
4 5 (0.44%) Backup Exec
4 5 (0.44%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (0.35%) SCOM
6 2 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.17%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.17%) Netcool
6 2 (0.17%) OPNET
6 2 (0.17%) nmon
Vendors
1 179 (15.65%) Microsoft
2 101 (8.83%) Oracle
3 68 (5.94%) SAP
4 41 (3.58%) VMware
5 36 (3.15%) Cisco
6 29 (2.53%) Citrix
7 27 (2.36%) HP
8 16 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
9 13 (1.14%) IBM
10 12 (1.05%) Remedy
10 12 (1.05%) CheckPoint
11 10 (0.87%) Hyperion
12 9 (0.79%) Red Hat
13 8 (0.70%) Serena
13 8 (0.70%) Guidewire
14 7 (0.61%) ComArch
14 7 (0.61%) EMC
14 7 (0.61%) Borland
15 6 (0.52%) Business Objects
16 5 (0.44%) Juniper
Hampshire
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Berkshire
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Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
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Andover, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Newbury
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
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South East England
Streamline Connections
Rate: £450 - £550 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Rate: £250 - £260 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Rate: £390 - £410 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
CRL
Rate: From £500 to £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
LA International
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes
Vital Solutions
Rate: £0 - £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £400 - £425 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
JM
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £400 to £425 per day
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Weybridge, Surrey
FT Select
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Surrey
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day
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